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By On January 10th, 2017

Bariatric surgery might not bring positive life transformation

It’s impossible to be part of our culture, and not get ensnared in the cycle of striving for happiness. If we attain a certain possession, begin a new relationship or lose weight then our life will be transformed, and we will be happy. Of course, what usually happens once we attain one thing, it is…

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By On July 24th, 2015

From the Desk of Joleen Wilson, Pathway Dietician: Metabolism is King

Written by: Joleen Wilson, Registered Dietician, Certified Nutrition Support Clinician, for Pathway for Eating Disorders Treatment at Brookhaven Hospital Many people start a diet with the idea that losing a few pounds will motivate them to healthier habits.  However, because of a series of body responses to restriction, they actually tend to regain all the…

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By On April 9th, 2013

Weight Loss Program For Mental Illness Sufferers

Individuals with serious mental illness often experience weight gain in addition to other symptoms. This can be attributed to a poor diet and inability or lack of motivation to exercise. Also, many pychotropic medications list weight gain as a main side effect. Clinical Psychiatry News has encouraging news on this front, however. Doctors recently found…

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